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Bronfman Center Family Weekend

Parents and family members are welcome to experience Shabbat at NYU during our Fall Family Weekends!


FRIDAY, NOV. 18TH & Saturday, nov. 19th

Join us and special guest Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks for a homey family weekend. Due to overwhelming attendance, we will be hosting two dinners on Friday night. On Friday, Orthodox services will take place in the Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square South, followed by dinner. Reform services and Indie Minyan will have services and dinner at the Bronfman Center, 7 East 10th Street. Rabbi Sacks will be speaking at 6:15pm in the Kimmel Center. On Saturday services will take place at the Bronfman Center, 7 East 10th Street.

FRIDAY, 11/18
4:15pm: Orthodox Services (Kimmel Center 5th floor, GCASL Parlor)
5:30pm: Shabbat Dinner on the Square (Kimmel Center 5th floor, GCASL Grand Hall)
6:15pm: Lecture by Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks (Kimmel Center 5th Floor, GCASL Grand Hall)
7:00pm: Reform Services and Indie Minyan (Bronfman Center, 2nd and 5th floors)
8:15pm: Shabbat Dinner on 10th (Bronfman Center, 1st Floor)

9:15 am: Shacharit, Bronfman Center 2nd Floor
11:15 am: Kiddush, Bronfman Center, 1st Floor
12:00pm: Family & Student Shabbat Lunch at the Bronfman Center, 1st Floor - Hosted by Rabbi Joe Wolfson and Corinne Shmuel
3:50pm: Mincha & Seudah Shlishit, Bronfman Center, 2nd Floor
5:17pm: Ma'ariv, Havdalah and Dancing, 2nd Floor

Looking for lodging options? We recommend the Marlton Hotel and the Washington Square Hotel. Review a full list of NYU's recommended hotels.

For more information or questions, contact Lydia Miller, Parent and Alumni Liaison, at or 212-998-4124